MBCB Attorneys Expands, adding IP Practice!

The law firm of Mattingly Burke Cohen & Biederman LLP is pleased to announce the addition of its new partner, Jonathan F. Yates. Jonathan is a registered patent attorney and leads the intellectual property practice at MBCB. Prior to joining us, Jonathan was in private practice for nearly fifteen years at large and boutique law firms throughout the Midwest.

Jonathan is a seasoned IP attorney who focuses on patent and trademark prosecution, strategic portfolio analysis and development, due diligence, and risk mitigation services. Jonathan consults with clients ranging from individuals and startups to Fortune 500 companies to plan and execute the protection of their intellectual property, bringing a new dimension to MBCB's already extensive list of business services.


MBCB Managing Partner, Sean Burke, says, "We're thrilled to have Jonathan join our team. He is very well respected in the Indianapolis and Bloomington communities, and the addition of his IP practice allows us to serve our clients even better."

Jonathan Yates joins MBCB's founding partners Jonathan Mattingly, Sean Burke, Hamish Cohen, and Raymond Biederman. The firm specializes in helping companies navigate a variety of commercial legal issues including shareholder disputes, business formations and business divorces, transactional issues, intellectual property protection, and data management.  The team at MBCB also focuses on information governance, environmental law, and complex products liability defense.